Past chairman Wayne Baker is the Ballarat Football Netball League’s newest life member.
Described as a passionate and vocal supporter of the league, Baker was chairman in 2015 and 2016.
Baker joined the BFNL board via an involvement with the Redan.
He had many roles with the Lions, including junior coaching and spending time as a committee member.
Baker was also Redan’s inaugural youth girls’ football coach, a role in which he demonstrated a passion for the development and growth of female football within the BFNL.
He has also been a driving force for female football as a league board director.
His BFNL board portfolios have included juniors and time as an executive director.